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This Provider

Avg in State & Specialty

Providers in this state and specialty were reimbursed, on average, $230 per patient in 2013.
They performed about 5 services per patient. Here’s how this provider compares.
Number of
Patients
1,056
Rank: 81st
out of 272 providers in this state & specialty
Services
Performed
3,179
Rank: 164th
out of 272 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Services
Per Patient
3 This Provider
Avg 5.4
Total Paid
by Medicare
$96.4K
Rank: 188th
out of 272 providers in this state & specialty
Avg Paid
Per Patient
$91 This Provider
Avg $230

Office Visits

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Medicare reimburses office visits using a five-point scale, with five being the most intensive and costly. The chart below shows what percentage of this provider’s office visits were reimbursed at each level. A higher than average proportion of costly visits is not necessarily an indication of a problem, but it may be worth asking about.

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Joseph F. Huppmann
Average for Dermatology Providers in North Carolina

This Provider's Services

This provider performed 53 different services in 2013
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Medical Services
CATEGORY
Description of Service
Times Performed (or Units) This Service's Rank Patients Unique Visits
Per Patient
Billed to Medicare Payments from Medicare
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of multiple skin growths

Service Code: 17003
Performed in an office
897
times performed,
28% of his services

1st 1st

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

250
patients got this service, 24% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$6,037an average of $7 per time performed $4,377
an average of $5 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typ... +

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 15 minutes ×

Service Code: 99213
Performed in an office
895
times performed,
28% of his services

2nd 2nd

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

852
patients got this service, 81% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$62,104an average of $69 per time performed $26,850
an average of $30 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of skin growth

Service Code: 17000
Performed in an office
411
times performed,
13% of his services

3rd 3rd

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

390
patients got this service, 37% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$32,711an average of $80 per time performed $15,084
an average of $37 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of up to 14 skin growths

Service Code: 17110
Performed in an office
251
times performed,
8% of his services

4th 8th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

246
patients got this service, 23% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$26,892an average of $107 per time performed $17,500
an average of $70 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typ... +

Established patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 10 minutes ×

Service Code: 99212
Performed in an office
181
times performed,
6% of his services

5th 6th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

165
patients got this service, 16% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$7,539an average of $42 per time performed $3,799
an average of $21 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of single growth of skin, tissue, or mouth

Service Code: 11100
Performed in an office
144
times performed,
5% of his services

6th 4th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

138
patients got this service, 13% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.2)
$14,377an average of $100 per time performed $9,798
an average of $68 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 2... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 20 minutes ×

Service Code: 99202
Performed in an office
34
times performed,
1% of his services

7th 10th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

34
patients got this service, 3% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,409an average of $71 per time performed $949
an average of $28 per time performed
drug
DRUGS

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specif... +

Injection, triamcinolone acetonide, not otherwise specified, 10 mg ×

Service Code: J3301
Performed in an office
33
times performed,
1% of his services

8th 12th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

13
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.2
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.5)
$330an average of $10 per time performed $46
an average of $1 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Biopsy of each additional growth of skin, tissue, or mouth +

Biopsy of each additional growth of skin, tissue, or mouth ×

Service Code: 11101
Performed in an office
32
times performed,
1% of his services

9th 9th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

25
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$989an average of $31 per time performed $785
an average of $25 per time performed
medical
EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 3... +

New patient office or other outpatient visit, typically 30 minutes ×

Service Code: 99203
Performed in an office
26
times performed,
0.82% of his services

10th 11th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

26
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$2,659an average of $102 per time performed $1,183
an average of $45 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Removal of up to 15 skin tags

Service Code: 11200
Performed in an office
23
times performed,
0.72% of his services

11th 54th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

23
patients got this service, 2% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1)
$1,877an average of $82 per time performed $1,021
an average of $44 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Destruction of multiple skin growths

Service Code: 17004
Performed in an office
17
times performed,
0.53% of his services

12th 13th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$2,766an average of $163 per time performed $1,939
an average of $114 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Repair of wound (2.6 to 7.5 centimeters) of the scalp, un... +

Repair of wound (2.6 to 7.5 centimeters) of the scalp, underarms, trunk, arms, or legs ×

Service Code: 12032
Performed in an office
15
times performed,
0.47% of his services

13th 23rd

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

15
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.1)
$4,370an average of $291 per time performed $3,450
an average of $230 per time performed
medical
SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

Injection of up to 7 skin growths

Service Code: 11900
Performed in an office
13
times performed,
0.41% of his services

14th 27th

most performed service for this provider most performed service in this state & specialty

12
patients got this service, 1% of his patients
1.1
average number of visits a patient made for this service
(Peers: 1.4)
$759an average of $58 per time performed $304
an average of $23 per time performed

Notes: Medicare redacted this data for any services provided to fewer than 11 patients. The contact information listed above is the most current we have for this provider. The services listed on this page may have been delivered at a previous address or as part of a different practice.

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Sources: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, National Plan and Provider Enumeration System, American Medical Association

Services that begin with a letter come from CMS. All other codes and descriptions of the medical procedures are from the Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code set, copyright 2013 American Medical Association. All rights reserved. Where practical, AMA’s consumer friendly translation of the CPT descriptor was used. ProPublica has received permission from the AMA to use these codes on this site.

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